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Outdoor Activities in Boston

There's a reason Boston is known as "America's Walking City!" With nearly 300 parks and iconic waterways, Greater Boston has plenty of open spaces to explore. From the Charles River to the Harbor, the Emerald Necklace to the Boston Harbor Islands, and Boston Common to the Rose Kennedy Greenway, the city offers an abundance of outdoor activities. Whether it's a sunset cruise, a picnic on the Esplanade, or a trip to a local farmers market, here's how to make the outdoors fun in Boston.

Guide to Winter in Boston

Immerse yourself in our arts scene, skate on the iconic frog pond, catch a Celtics or Bruins game at TD Garden, or book an unforgettable hotel package for two - here's your guide to winter.

Parks in Boston

Relax on the Boston Common and Public Garden, discover the Kelleher Rose Garden in the Back Bay Fens, escape to the Boston Harbor Islands, or stand in awe at Mount Auburn Cemetery - uncover Greater Boston's top parks.

Get Inspired

Walk the holiday lights trail, shop at an ​open-air market, go ice skating at an outdoor skating rink, or dine in an igloo - there's an outdoor activity for you in Boston!

Picnic spots in Boston

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Activities & Attractions

Boston Beer and Wine Gardens

With great weather and outdoor dining season in full swing, Boston is excited to welcome you back to the beer and wine garden…

Activities & Attractions

5 Outdoor Adventures in Boston

Seeking some outdoor adventures in Boston? Get away from the hustle and bustle of Beantown and step into the great outdoors!…

Outdoor Arts in Boston

Explore Boston's outdoor art scene on your next walk around the city! Boston is filled with incredible art ready to be…

From the Freedom Trail to the Black Heritage Trail, sightseeing trails are the perfect way to experience Boston's history and culture.